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One day - Village tour in Yamanashi

by Hiroshi
8h $ 279 Price up to 6 people


  • Wasabi field
  • Shrines
  • Water conservation forest (head water area)

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279.00 USD

Price up to 6 people
FREE cancellation 14 days prior


I'll show you my small village around. It has rich nature and traditional lifestyle in countryside of Japan.

Recommended those who want to ….
-experience deeper Japan
-know more about Japan’s daily culture
-take pictures of the village
-have a chance to exchange with villagers
-have an interest of village life in Japan

What to Expect

-You can know and see the authentic daily culture of Japanese village
-You can meet with local villagers and feel like being a villager

Organized by Hiroshi

Licensed Guide


  • Wasabi field
  • Shrines
  • Water conservation forest (head water area)


-My village is not a touristy area(no supermarket)

City Yamanashi

Meeting Point JR Otsuki station or JR Okutama station(you can choose)

Ending Point JR Otsuki station or JR Okutama station(you can choose)

Duration 8 hours

Starting time 10:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible

Number of people up to 6 people

What‘s included
  • guide fee pick-up in the station (Otsuki station or Okutama station) or inns in Kosuge village

What‘s not included
  • Lunch for yourselves
  • entrance fee of Hot spring for yourselves ( 630 yen )

Frequently Asked Questions

Are people with tattoos allowed in onsen(hot spring)?

I'm afraid to say but the hot spring can refuse the people with tattoos to take baths.

Can I make changes after I book?

Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email

Starting and ending points of the tour.

After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you! Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.

What happens after I book a tour?

After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.

Is the price per person or per group?

The price is charged per group. Which means that you make a one-time payment for your entire group and the price will not change if it is less or more people.

Can I add more people to my booking?

Some guides accept extra people (more than the specified number) for an extra charge. Please check for the extras on the tour or booking page, or contact your guide directly to clarify.

Will there be other tourists in my tour?

No. Your tour is private, only for you and your family or friends, there will be no other group of tourists together in your tour.

Can the guide pickup me at the airport?

Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.

I'm travelling alone. Can I book this tour?

Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.

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Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel at least 14 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 100% refund.
  • If you cancel between 2 and 13 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 20% charge.
  • If you cancel within 1 day prior to the meeting date, there is a 40% charge.
  • If you cancel on the meeting date, there is no refund.

About Hiroshi

Licensed Guide

Contact Hiroshi
Response Time 44 min

Languages spoken
  • English ( License )

Hi! I'm Hiroshi. I live in the small village where rich nature and daily culture of countryside remain. My village is just next to Tokyo metropolitan area but no supermarket or convenience store.

As a guide and villager in Japan, I can give you the authentic experience of daily life in Japan.

If you...

-are interested in the culture and scenery of countryside in Japan
-want to avoid busy place like Tokyo and enjoy the peaceful village
-like nature

feel free to contact me!

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